Current Students

Confidentiality of Student Records

As a student, you have certain rights under the Federal Educational Right to Privacy Act (FERPA).  For detailed information, visit http://www.reg.niu.edu/regrec/confidentiality/index.shtml   There is also information there for your parents or guardians regarding how they may legally gain access to your confidential records.

In order for the School of Music to release any confidential information to your parents or guardians, you must have submitted a signed Waiver of Confidentiality, which has been placed in your file in the Music Office.